Apple Reveals iPad, Crushes Other Tablets

At it’s first special event of the year, Apple revealed it’s latest creation dubbed the “iPad”.

The iPad is a 10 inch computer featuring a slightly upgraded version of the iPhone OS. Here’s the rundown:

– 9.7 inch LED Backlit IPS Display

– Widescreen/Multitouch Display

– 1GHz Apple A4 Processor (yes, it’s made by Apple)

– Headphone Port / Built In Speakers / Docking Port

– Volume Up/Down Buttons

– Accelerometer/Ambient Light Sensor

– All iPhone/iPod Touch apps work on the iPad by “pixel doubling”, apps can be made specifically for the iPad

– 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB flash stoage

– 0.5 in. thin aluminum casing

– 10 hours of surfing the web, listening to music, or watching videos with up to a month of standby time

– No camera, Adobe Flash, or multitasking.

– WiFi Models ship in March (16GB for $499, 32GB for $599, 64GB for $699)

– WiFi & AT&T 3G Models ship in April (16GB for $629, 32GB for $729, 64GB for $629)

– AT&T Unlimited Plan for $29.99 per month, $14.99 for 250MB data. No cellular data (phone)

– 5 accessories will launch with the device: Docking/Keyboard stand, a leather case, a dock, camera connection kit, and power adapter

Apple has also added an “iBooks” app to the app store sponsored by 5 major publishers. The iBookstore will be available on all touch devices. Good luck, Kindle! Each app also features a revamped UI, and the background of the home screen can now be customized.


One response to “Apple Reveals iPad, Crushes Other Tablets

  1. Can’t wait, this is probably the most substantial piece of technology I have seen in a while. What I can wait for is the price listings. Lol
    Maybe a World of Warcraft remake will be possible. I am sure a few million fanboys would shed a tear of joy on that moment.

    Cheers mate and nice post. 10/10

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